Volunteer Applications Now Open for Credit One Charleston Open
The Credit One Charleston Open, the largest women’s-only tennis tournament in North America, is accepting volunteer and ball crew applications for the upcoming event. The WTA 500 tournament will return to Daniel Island from April 1st through the 9th in Credit One Stadium.
The tournament is currently recruiting 350 volunteers as well as 100 ball crew members. Volunteers can apply to assist in various areas of the tournament including court maintenance, airport ambassadors, guest services, tournament ambassadors, horticulture, IT, media center, player services, and the volunteer café. Ball crew members are part of the on-court action and help aid match play by retrieving wayward tennis balls and providing assistance to players on-court.
“Serving as a tournament volunteer is a unique way to learn the behind-the-scenes of a large-scale event,” said Bob Moran, Tournament Director of the Credit One Charleston Open and President of Charleston Tennis LLC. “We strive to provide a positive and enlightening experience for those who generously donate their time to make our event a friendly and inviting place for attendees and players. Volunteers are a vital part of our success and we are grateful for the support from this loyal and dedicated community.”
As part of an incentive to volunteer, participation includes tickets to watch the tournament, on-site discounts, meal allowances, and tournament merchandise. Volunteers are required to work a minimum of six shifts. Training and orientation sessions are also required prior to the event.
A ball crew member must be at least 11 years old (with tennis experience) or 12 years old without ample tennis experience. Training sessions are required to ensure each ball crew members are tournament ready. To learn more and submit a ball crew application, visit https://www.
To learn more and submit for the other volunteer application, visit https://www.
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